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First-generation college students: understanding and improving the experience from recruitment to commencement

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Publisher:
Jossey-Bass,
Pub. Date:
[2012]
Language:
English
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"As more and more of the college-going population is made up of those who are the first in their families to attend college, institutions need to find ways to help these students succeed if they expect to maintain enrollments. This groundbreaking resource explores the challenges and barriers to first-generation students and offers a wealth of helpful recommendations for helping these students succeed in their academic careers. This book helps leaders in academic and student affairs to understand these special challenges and how best to meet them"--
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Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2021-07-06 23:24:06PM
Last Indexed2021-08-03 06:18:29AM
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subject_facetCollege student orientation
College student orientation -- United States
Electronic books
First-generation college students
First-generation college students -- United States
People with social disabilities -- Education (Higher)
People with social disabilities -- Education (Higher) -- United States
United States
title_displayFirst-generation college students : understanding and improving the experience from recruitment to commencement
title_fullFirst-generation college students : understanding and improving the experience from recruitment to commencement / Lee Ward, Michael J. Siegel, Zebulun Davenport ; foreword by John N. Gardner
First-generation college students [electronic resource] : understanding and improving the experience from recruitment to commencement / Lee Ward, Michael J. Siegel, Zebulun Davenport ; foreword by John N. Gardner
title_shortFirst-generation college students
title_subunderstanding and improving the experience from recruitment to commencement
topic_facetCollege student orientation
Education (Higher)
First-generation college students
People with social disabilities